The British Prince Philip died on Friday morning at the age of 99.

NU.nl makes an overview of special moments from his life in photos.

Prince Philip (second from left) participates in a play at Gordonstoun School in Scotland in 1933 as a twelve-year-old boy.

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The prince a few years later (in 1939), again at the Gordonstoun School in Scotland.

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The newlyweds (Philip and Elizabeth married in 1947) enjoy a stroll.

It is the first time

since their wedding

that the two have appeared in public.

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Prince Philip, Queen Elizabeth and three of their children: Princess Anne, Prince Charles and Baby Andrew.

The photo was taken in 1972 on the lawn in front of Balmoral Castle, one of the royals' favorite spots.

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The Prince and Queen celebrate their silver wedding in 1972 with a family snapshot.

The children in the back row from left to right: Prince Charles, Princess Anne and Prince Andrew.

Between the couple sits Prince Edward.

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Philip is attending a service at King's College (Cambridge), which

celebrates the University's 800th anniversary

in 2009

.

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The prince makes a woman laugh at the Epsom Derby in 2013. Photo: BrunoPress

Philip in 2014 when the so-called Trooping of the Color, an annual ceremony on the Saturday before or after June 10

will be held

to celebrate the official birthday of Queen Elizabeth.

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Philip with his wife Elizabeth and the family of their grandchild William in 2017. William and Kate's youngest child, Louis, has not yet been born.

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